Fr. John W. Rudy

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Order: OFM
Ordained: 1977
Status: Convicted

Diocese: Archdiocese of Hartford CT

Parochial Vicar at St. Joseph’s in Winsted, CT 1993-98. Removed by his order in 1998. Arrested 7/98, accused of improperly touching an 18-year-old male. Arrested again 9/98, accused of improperly touching a 9-year-old boy two years before, when the boy was age 7. Pled no contest to charges of fourth-degree sexual assault and disorderly conduct in 11/99; the plea kept him out of jail and off sex offender registry. Sentenced to one year suspended prison term, two years probation. Sent to treatment. On the Hartford archdiocese’s list 1/22/19.

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